Tag: Budgeting

A suitcase that saves you hundreds!

Every child dreams of going on a trip to the snow, and if they’re lucky they may visit on their year 6 camp, but many families avoid going simply because …

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Keep your house warm this winter for less than $3

Aussie mum hack to keep your house warm and reduce your family’s budget

Kids clothes organisation

Kids clothes: organisation and budgeting hacks

Sometimes life throws you curveballs…. “Congratulations, it’s twins!” With those words, I unexpectedly became a mum to 5 boys and my world was turned upside down. I already had 3 …

Save money with sinchies pouches

Save over $1000 a Year & Make Baby Food Better with Sinchies

There’s so many reasons to make your own baby food and serve it in a Sinchies reusable pouch but saving $1000 tops the list for us! Stop throwing your money …

Family groceries

How to budget groceries down to $50 a week

Have you ever got to the checkout and done a double take with how much your grocery bill came to? Mum and budget queen Elise Parker shares her tips on …

Pink piggy bank showing baby on board sign to reflect having a baby on a budget

Baby on a budget? It can be done!

Babies don’t have to cost a fortune. This article suggests six must-haves to keep baby on a budget.

Create special moments for your kids this Easter

Create special moments for kids this Easter on budget!

Tips for creating special moments for your kids this Easter – and they don’t have to break the bank.

Budget Christmas: 10 unexpected hacks to save you money

If you’re looking to plan a budget Christmas this year, check out these 10 unexpected hacks that will save you lots of money for years to come!

Living well off $30 000 a year

Living well off $30,000 a year

Break the financial shackles and start living well off a modest budget.

Bulk buying traps

Bulk buying traps – beware

A trip to the shops turns the concept of bulk buying and saving money on its head.

10 ways to cut your grocery bill…

Budgeting Tips: 10 ways you can cut your grocery bill. Save money and have more to spend on your family.

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One grocery change saves $840 a year?

Save at the shops: One grocery change saves $840 a year. Learn how Victoria managed to save this much, come tell us what you would do with the extra money

Money saving tips for maternity leave

Q&A: Just wondering if other parents could share their money saving tips while on maternity leave or living off one income?

Christmas presents

Christmas Budget – How Much Do You Spend On Kids?

Q&A: How do you choose how much to buy for your kids for Christmas? Is it a certain amount, number of presents, or something else?

Packing Man Bags: The House Economy

One of the biggest differences between families and childless couples is the household budget. Chris reflects on his experience while his wife gets ready to start a new job.

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General playtime ideas

Q&A: Hi I was just wanting to know if anyone has any cheap fun, educational, fast ideas I can do with my 15mth old. As I’ve got an 8 week old also n I don’t get a lot of time spare but I don’t want her left out either.

Kids Chasing Bubbles at a Family Picnic

Free Activities

Suggestions for free activities to do with your kids.

budgeting tips

Budgeting and Money Saving Tips

Q&A: Budgeting tips from other parents.

Cloth or disposable nappies?

Q&A: Do you use cloth or disposable nappies?

budgeting tips for families

Budgeting Tips For Families

Tips to help you save money and stay on budget.

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